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Portraits of Identical Twins Reveal Similarities and Differences at Age 50

Portraits of Identical Twins Reveal Similarities and Differences at Age 50

Portraits of Identical Twins Reveal Similarities and Differences at Age 50

According to Confucius, Adidas Zx 800 Heren 50 is the age when people begin to understand their fate. To visually explore this concept, Asics Pas Cher Beijing-based photographer Gao Rongguo created a series, Air Max Baratas entitled Identical Twins, Air Jordan 3 Uomo in which he captures twin brothers and sisters from the Shandong province, where the Rongguo grew up.

The project features a side-view picture of each twin placed side-by-side so that it appears as if the two are standing face to face. Fjällräven Kånken Sverige The series invites viewers to consider the differences between them, mochilas kanken and to explore how the world can change the inner self and the physical appearances of people over time. Air Jordan 6 Donna Rongguo says, “He/she used to have the same face, Nike Air Max 2016 Dames Zwart living in the same family,

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Identical Twins by Martin Schoeller

Identical Twins by Martin Schoeller

Identical Twins by Martin Schoeller

Martin Schoeller, the New York based photographer is best known for his tight portraits or “close up” series. This time, he explores the link between identical twins. The above photo shows six-year-old Johanna Gill puts a protective hand on her sister, Eva. The twins both have mild autism, a disorder linked to genetic inheritance.

Long a source of fascination, twins have often been a theme of myth and legend – just like Romulus and Remus who founded Rome. In this photographic study, Schoeller uses his close-up portrait style to photograph 40 sets of identical twins, capturing every aspect of their facial structure. We notice the similarities and the seemingly miniscule–yet significant–differences.

Schoeller began photographing twins when he was commissioned for National Geographic. He is an award-winning photographer who has worked on Vogue, The New Yorker and Vanity Fair.

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